The Property refurbishment Specialists Mill End, RG9 6
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an property refurbishment, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does property refurbishment all over Mill End, RG9 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of property refurbishment over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Mill End
Most property refurbishment are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Property refurbishment Consultation
We offer free property refurbishment consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in property refurbishment in property refurbishment area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Mill End, RG9 6
home improvement near Greenlands, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Hambleden, RG9 6
house renovation near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Remenham, RG9 3
garage conversion near Medmenham, SL7 2
house renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
renovation near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included